Hachiko statue erected at New Jersey pet cemetery

Oct 13, 2016

Hachiko statue erected at New Jersey pet cemetery

A bronze statue of Hachiko, the Tokyo dog celebrated for its faithfulness, has been set up at a pet cemetery in New Jersey. The monument at Abbey Glen Pet Memorial Park is a life-size reproduction of the male Akita dog’s statue unveiled last year ...

Stolen Buddhist statue arrives from South Korea

Jul 18, 2015

Stolen Buddhist statue arrives from South Korea

One of two ancient Japanese Buddhist statues stolen in 2012 by South Korean thieves arrived Saturday in the southwestern island city of Tsushima, where it was originally kept, the city office said. A bronze standing figure of the Tathagata Buddha, designated an important national ...